Servers are the bedrock of modern IT environments, as they provide the processing power and storage capacity that enables businesses to innovate, grow and compete. From web and mail servers to network servers and backup servers, these devices are the foundation of the IT infrastructure that businesses large and small rely on.As IT teams continually upgrade their data management capabilities, custom servers can deliver great value and meet your organization’s specific needs. Custom servers enable administrators to configure their hardware with the processors, memory, accelerators and drives that will best meet compute and storage requirements – while paying only for the components they need.For businesses seeking custom server technology, PowerEdge servers are state-of-the-art and available in a range of pre-configured options for versatility to meet the needs of modern and evolving businesses.
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When choosing a custom server at Dell, IT professionals have a wide range of server technology and hardware choices. Dell offers a range of industrial-grade servers and specialty servers designed to manage complex and compute-intensive workloads.When configuring a custom server, you first choose the type of server and model, and then one of a variety of configurations. Lastly, you customize over fifty components to create the exact server that your business needs. While customizing, the price of each component is marked, and as you make selections, you’ll see the total cost of the configured server at the top of the page. You’ll also see the approximate monthly cost to finance the device.When configuring your custom server, you’ll have the choice of:
In addition to greater flexibility, custom servers offer significant benefits that help to build a secure, scalable, and worry-free infrastructure. Whether you are looking for scalability, automation, security, customization, or convenience –PowerEdge servers can deliver.Scalable ArchitecturePowerEdge servers enable businesses to adapt to changing realities. Scalable business architecture can be fine-tuned to address specific workloads, balancing computing, and memory resources to maximize performance across a wide range of applications.Intelligent automationWith Dell Open Manage, businesses can streamline IT management. This allows organizations to maximize uptime while simultaneously reducing IT effort and improving productivity.Built-in securityWith integrated security across hardware and firmware, PowerEdge servers minimize potential vulnerabilities and prevent data loss. Dell’s cyber-resilient architecture embeds security into every phase of the server lifecycle.
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What is a custom server?A custom server is a server built or configured to meet a business' specific needs in terms of data management. In contrast to an “off-the-shelf” server, a custom server allows an IT team to select the specific components or configurations they require.Why choose a custom server over off-the-shelf models?Custom servers enable IT teams to get the most value for their investment in server technology. By acquiring servers with the exact processing power, memory, ports, storage, accelerators and controllers, IT teams can more easily fine-tune their data center to meet the compute and storage requirements of the organization.Custom servers offer increased scalability, increase control, and lower costs. It’s easy to see why so many small and medium-sized businesses turn to custom servers for their organizational needs.
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